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Police investigating after man found dead in Jersey City home: officials

Posted at 6:13 PM, Apr 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-07 11:29:14-04

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Police are currently investigating a man found dead in his Jersey City home on Saturday, officials said.

The Hudson County Prosecutor's Office said the homicide unit responded to Wilkinson Avenue in Jersey City on Saturday afternoon to investigate the unexplained death.

The man, later identified as 60-year-old Gregory Harvey, was pronounced dead. The cause of death will be determined by a Medical Examiner.

Harvey's death has not currently been ruled a homicide.

Some people in the neighborhood believe the incident was drug related and told PIX11 there is a drug problem on the street.

No further information was given.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Office of the Hudson County Prosecutor at 201-915-1345 or to leave an anonymous tip at the Prosecutor's Office website.  All information will be kept confidential.